Sunday November 18, 2018

Lent 2019

Man praying to cross during Lent.Man praying to cross during Lent.

Lent for the year 2019 starts on Wednesday, March 6th and ends on Thursday, April 18 with eveining mass on Holy Thursday.

Lent begins on Ash Wednesday each year and for Christians starts the 40 day period of fasting. The day represents the 40 days Jesus spent fasting in the wilderness.

More information on Lent. (Dates, Customs and History for Lent)

Name(s):Lent, Quadragesima
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Begins Ash Wednesday lasting about six weeks and ends just before Easter

How many days to Lent 2019?

Wednesday, March 6th is the 64 day of the 2019 calendar year with 3 months, 16 days until the start of Lent 2019.

March 2019 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Mar 1 - FriRead Across America Day 2019Observance103
Mar 1 - FriEmployee Appreciation Day 2019Observance103
Mar 5 - TuesMaha Shivaratri 2019Hindu107
Mar 5 - TuesMardi Gras 2019Christian107
Mar 6 - WedLent 2019Christian108
Mar 6 - WedAsh Wednesday 2019Christian108
Mar 10 - Sun Daylight Saving Time - begins 2019 Daylight Saving112
Mar 17 - Sun St. Patrick's Day 2019 Observance119
Mar 20 - Wed Spring/Fall - March equinox 2019 Season122
Mar 21 - ThurPurim 2019Jewish123
Mar 21 - ThursHoli 2019Hindu123

Lent by Year

Related Holidays in 2019

Federal Holidays 2019